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Shannon Lee Dawdy and Daniel Zox

I Like Dirt: Film Screening and Conversation with the Filmmakers

Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 6:00-8:00pm

The Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry

Is the afterlife becoming more earthly? I Like Dirt is a documentary short film set in California that explores contemporary American attitudes towards death, the body, and  different forms of life.

After an introduction and screening, moderator Andrea Ford will help lead a Q&A, followed by a reception.


  • Shannon Lee Dawdy, Writer and Co-producer (3CT Fellow and Interim Co-director)
  • Daniel Zox, Director and Co-Producer (Independent Filmmaker)
  • Andrea Ford, Moderator (Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Anthropology)

This event is presented by 3CT’s Theorizing the Present series and The Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry SIDEBAR series.